The First Lyre
Ever since recounting the story of Orpheus, I have been thinking about the lyre. The ancient musical instrument even showed up again last week in a post about an amazing new planetary system–…
The World Heritage Site of Volubilis
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A Day At The Acropolis of Athens | Lemon & Olives | Exploring Greek Food and Culture, The Mediterranean Lifestyle, and Traveling Greece
An overview of the things you can expect to see at the Acropolis. Including history, the Parthenon, pictures and more!
Αναπαράσταση του Παρθενώνος
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Seven Wonders of Ancient World
The list of Seven Wonders of Ancient World is actually compiled by some Hellenic tourists particularly in the 1st and 2nd centuries BC. The conquest of much of the known world in the 4th century BC gave Hellenistic travelers access to the civilizations of the Egyptians, Persians and Babylonians. These visitors began to list what…
10 Ancient Wonders As You Have Never Seen Them - Listverse
There were originally seven wonders of the ancient world but now only one remains. Fortunately there are some very good replicas around the world or other
7 Maravillas del Mundo Antiguo y del Mundo Moderno - SobreHistoria.com
Las 7 Maravillas del Mundo Antiguo, fueron un conjunto de obras tanto arquitectónicas como escultóricas de tal belleza y grandiosidad que eran ya en su
Home :: Statues & Busts :: Ancient Greek Wall Frescoes :: Minoan wall frescoes from the island of Crete :: Minoan Priestesses II
A parade of female Minoan priestesses Dated to 1400 BC Fresco painting was one of the most important forms of Minoan art Plastered walls from the Minoan palaces and villas that have survived to our day provide a precious portrait of life in Crete during prehistoric times The figures and scenes